About James Ward

Jim Ward is a longtime South Valley resident who resides in Morgan Hill. He went to law school in New England and obtained a post-graduate law degree in Estate Planning at the University of Miami. Jim worked as an Estate Planning and Elder Law attorney in Florida, and then returned home to open his own law firm focusing on both Estate Planning and Elder Law. He maintains one office in South Valley and another in Willow Glen.

Your Estate . . . with James Ward: When deciding inheritance, fair isn’t always equal and equal isn’t always fair

2020-08-08T16:20:27-07:00

 Is it fair for the wealthy son to receive the same as his struggling sister? By James Ward James Ward It’s an old estate planning adage: What’s fair is hardly ever equal, and what’s equal [...]

Your Estate . . . with James Ward: When deciding inheritance, fair isn’t always equal and equal isn’t always fair2020-08-08T16:20:27-07:00

Your Estate  . . . with James Ward: When making a gift, should it be done before your death – or after?

2020-02-12T03:03:17-08:00

When you’re planning your gifts, talk to an expert first By James Ward If you’re planning to make a gift or leave something to someone after your death, think about the value you’re giving, whether it’s real [...]

Your Estate  . . . with James Ward: When making a gift, should it be done before your death – or after?2020-02-12T03:03:17-08:00